Monopod – Improve your photography

A monopod will help you to improve your photography but even more it will take a weight off your shoulders!! In this video I start a three part series on monopods, tripods and correctly holding your camera. Who am I?? Started in 1985 by Mike Paterson. Paterson Photography quickly grew to be one of the …

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Scanning slides, negatives & prints

I have been scanning slides, negatives & prints for customers for years. When I look back at the original scanners that were available and compare it to today’s scanners I cannot believe how far technology has come. All scans done on state-of-art scanners at the highest resolution. All work done safety in Lethbridge!

Printing – to custom profile or not, that is the question!

Printing

After reading many posts on various forums about printing and using color profiles (canned VS custom) it got me thinking. I decided to do some tests to see the difference between provided profiles from Epson and paper manufacturers and the profiles that I make.

Equipment:

  • Epson 3880 (x2)
  • Epson P7000
  • Colormunki Photo running the new I1 Studio software

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My newest edition has grown up :-)

I love it when things are all grown up to be what they should be. There are times when you pick-up something that you know it fits you perfectly,  a camera, camera bag, backpack, a nice coat.  Other times you don’t know why but that thing just does not feel right.

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Batteries – Rechargeable or not rechargeable that is the question!

Batteries
Rechargeable or Non rechargeable?

Today’s cameras mostly all take a rechargeable battery pack so we really have no choice as to what type of battery to put into our cameras. But if you look at all the other items that take batteries it can really be hard to decide what to buy to power these power hungry accessories.  A few of the accessories that I have that take batteries either at the studio or in my camera bag are:

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